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William Carleton Watts Edit Profile

Naval officer

William Carleton Watts, American naval officer. Served on United States Ship Columbia during Spanish-American War; Club: New York Yacht.

Background

Watts, William Carleton was born on February 14, 1880 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Ethelbert and Emily (Pepper) Watts.

Education

Graduate with honors, United States Naval Academy, 1898.

Career

Ensign, April 4, 1900. Promoted through grades to rear admiral, April 1, 1931.

Membership

Served on United States Ship Columbia during Spanish-American War. Club: New York Yacht.

Connections

Married Julia F. Scott, April.

father:
Ethelbert Watts

mother:
Emily (Pepper) Watts

spouse:
Julia F. Scott